Advising Calendar

Calendar

Sep
20
Thu
Health and Laboratory Science Majors: Jobs and Internships @ Student Union (SU) - Pride & Tradition Room 330
Sep 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

80% of people find jobs or internships through people they know. Learn how to network and make connections with UB alumni and professionals who also graduated with a degree in health and lab sciences.

**Bring your laptop or tablet to this session.

Register by joining the Health and Laboratory Science Majors: Jobs and Internships event in Bullseye powered by Handshake.

Location: 330 Student Union

Sponsored by: Career Services

Co-sponsored by The Graduate School

Sep
21
Fri
All Level Meditation Group @ Student Union (SU)
Sep 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The benefits of practicing meditation include reduced stress, improved sleep, and a more focused mind.  This weekly meditation group teaches the fundamentals of mindfulness and meditation and provides students with various meditation techniques. Our group can reinforce your desire for a home practice or help you expand your skills, and will connect you with other students that meditate. All experience levels are welcome, but no experience is necessary.  We welcome students from all religious and non-religious traditions.  Join us for one group or come every week.  Come early if you are new to meditation or want one-on-one assistance with your practice.

Location: 228 Student Union

Presented by: Wellness Education Services
Co-sponsored by: the Graduate School

Sep
24
Mon
Sophomore Segue @ 275 Park Hall
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

During this presentation we will discuss topics related to preparedness, Is graduate school necessary for your career?, internships vs. volunteering, building relationships with professional staff and faculty, and various other topics.   Register via UBLinked.

Location: 275 Park Hall

International Tea Time @ Student Union (SU) - Room 240
Sep 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

At International Tea Time, you can meet, play games, talk, and simply spend time enjoy getting to know each other. It’s a great opportunity to learn about other people, and make friends from around the world. International tea and snacks will be provided. Meetings are typically held each week during the fall and spring semesters, as well as during the summer.

You do not need to register in advance to attend.

Sep
25
Tue
Time Management Tips for Sophomore Students @ 275 Park Hall
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The sophomore year is a transition year when important decisions are made that will impact your remaining undergraduate years. This presentation will provide you with the information and resources that will assist you in becoming successful. Some of the tips we will offer and tools we will provide will also be beneficial to new students and second semester students.

Register via UBLinked.

Location: 275 Park Hall

Hindsight is 20/20: What I Wish I Would Have Known About UB When I was a First-Year Student @ Student Union (SU) - Room 235
Sep 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Come listen to a panel of upper-class students as they share what they wish they had known when they were new to UB. Learn from their unique experiences and find out how to make the most of your time at UB.

Register via UBLinked

Presented by: Student Engagement

Sep
26
Wed
Majors and Careers: What’s the Real Connection? @ Student Union (SU) - Pride & Tradition Room 330
Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

It is a big decision to choose a major or a career so start by knowing that there are many undergraduate academic pathways to most careers; and more than just your major are important components of preparing for a rewarding career. Learn about steps and resources for considering all the options available at UB and beyond.

Presented by: Student Success and Retention, and Career Services

Understanding Your GPA and More @ 275 Park Hall
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Not sure how to calculate your GPA? Concerned about how failed courses can impact your GPA in the long run? Let’s talk about calculating your GPA, possibly revising your schedule, and other strategies.

Register via UBLinked.

Location: 275 Park Hall

Sep
27
Thu
How to Network with Faculty and Ask for Letters of Recommendation @ 732 Clemens Hall
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Whether you’re thinking about graduate or professional school or heading out into the workforce, there’s a good chance you are going to need strong letters of recommendation. Many students are intimidated by the prospect of asking their professors for a letter of recommendation. This workshop will provide practical tips for how to network with faculty that will aid in developing your ask and securing letters of recommendation from your professors.

Location: 732 Clemens Hall

Sep
28
Fri
All Level Meditation Group @ Student Union (SU)
Sep 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

The benefits of practicing meditation include reduced stress, improved sleep, and a more focused mind.  This weekly meditation group teaches the fundamentals of mindfulness and meditation and provides students with various meditation techniques. Our group can reinforce your desire for a home practice or help you expand your skills, and will connect you with other students that meditate. All experience levels are welcome, but no experience is necessary.  We welcome students from all religious and non-religious traditions.  Join us for one group or come every week.  Come early if you are new to meditation or want one-on-one assistance with your practice.

Location: 228 Student Union

Presented by: Wellness Education Services
Co-sponsored by: the Graduate School